Dr Wael Abdelrahman Joins Diamond V07 July 2016
GLOBAL - Wael Abdelrahman, DVM, MVSc, PhD, recently joined Diamond V as Poultry Technical Service & Business Development Manager.
Chris van Anne, MBA, Managing Director-Europe for Diamond V, notes that Dr Abdelrahman will focus on optimal poultry production, health risk mitigation, and food safety. His areas of special expertise include poultry gut health and immunology.
Following completion of his DVM and Master of Veterinary Science in poultry diseases at Suez Canal University in Egypt, Dr Abdelrahman received his PhD from the Royal Veterinary College (Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health Group) at the University of London.
Since then, he has maintained a teaching role at the College as a guest lecturer on poultry health. Before joining Diamond V, he worked with Biomin and earlier with Meriden Animal Health.
Dr Abdelrahman is the author of numerous publications and peer reviewed articles, and is the co-author of a book on probiotics in poultry production. He has particular interest in how feed ingredients can be used to help reduce antibiotic usage and reduce bacterial resistance to antibiotics.
Based in the UK for many years, Dr Abdelrahman is fluent in English and Arabic at a technical level and speaks basic German. Mr Van Anne says, “It is a great pleasure to introduce Wael as one of the newest members of the global Diamond V family!”
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